Tejashwi returns to Bihar, Yadav family feud for controlling RJD continues

The young leader vanished for a month after RJD suffered its worst debacle in the Lok Sabha polls earlier this year

Tejashwi Yadav
Tejashwi Yadav | Photo: PTI

Last month, security guards at Jai Prakash Narayan Airport in Patna were surprised as Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav walked passed them. He was returning home after a nearly 45-day hiatus. The next day, Tejashwi sat on a late-night dharna to protest against the Patna Municipal Corporation demolishing a milk market — inaugurated by his father, Lalu Prasad, when he was Bihar chief minister — near Patna railway station. He was joined by his elder brother, Tej Pratap. They called off their protest only after civic body officials assured the brothers that the ...